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Feb 23, 2015 3:47 pm

Rousey Blasts International Judo Federation “Bureaucrats”

Recently the French Judo Federation announced that any Judo coach or practitioner caught teaching MMA will be banned from the federation, as MMA is illegal in France (Read that HERE). Ronda Rousey, who placed 3rd at the Olympics in Judo, was not very thrilled to hear that, and put the Federation on blast via Twitter,...

Feb 23, 2015 3:05 pm

Marion Reneau Wanted To Make A Statement By Submitting Jessica Andrade

On the preliminary card of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Marion Reneau extended her UFC record to 2-0, extending her professional win streak to 5. In the process she dropped Jessica Andrade’s UFC record to 3-2. Reneau went into the fight a heavy underdog, but was determined to make a statement, not only with a...

Feb 23, 2015 11:29 am

Bisping And Stann Discuss What’s Next For Frank Mir

At 35 years old, Frank Mir snapped a 4-fight losing streak last night when he defeated Bigfoot Silva by TKO in the 1st round. With 15 UFC wins, in 24 Octagon appearances, with a total professional record of 17-9, Frank Mir can still fight with the best. Following his win over Bigfoot Silva last night...

Feb 23, 2015 11:08 am

Mir Breaks Down His Win Over Bigfoot

Last night Frank Mir showed the world that he still has what it takes to compete with the best of the best in the heavyweight division as he KO’d #8 ranked Bigfoot Silva in under 2 minutes. Following the bout, Mir spoke on the FOX Sports Live post-fight show with host Karyn Bryant, and analysts...

Feb 23, 2015 10:37 am

“UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Medical Suspensions: Bigfoot Out For 2 Months

Porto Alegre Brazil played host to an exciting night of fights last night, that was topped off by Frank Mir snapping a 4-fight skid by getting a TKO win over Bigfoot Silva in the 1st round. Below are the medical suspensions from the event, which were obtained by MMAJunkie: Frank Mir: suspended 14 days with...

Feb 23, 2015 10:30 am

Artem Levin Set To Defend Championship At GLORY 21 In May

GLORY WS middleweight champion Artem Levin will be putting his middleweight belt on the line on May 8th in San Diego. The event will be televised on Spike TV at 6 p.m. PT (9 p.m. ET). Levin’s opponent for the event will be determined by the GLORY 20 middleweight tournament which goes down April 3rd...

Feb 23, 2015 9:58 am

Sam Alvey ‘A Little Surprised’ He KO’d Cezar Ferreira So Quick

Last night on the main card of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre”, Sam Alvey landed a brutal left hook that crushed Cezar Ferreira (See that HERE). Following the bout, he spoke backstage to discuss the win, as well as how his training for this camp paid off. “I knew he was going to kick me,...

Feb 23, 2015 9:12 am

Bigfoot Silva Apologizes To Fans, Congratulates Frank Mir

After going winless since 2011, Frank Mir returned to the win column last night in dominant fashion after defeating Bigfoot Silva in the 1st round via TKO. Following the bout, Bigfoot took to Facebook to congratulate his opponent on the win. Post by Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva. “Congratulation for the victory @thefrankmir you back after 4...

Feb 23, 2015 7:32 am

Pros React To Mir’s TKO Win Over Bigfoot

Last night in the main event of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Frank Mir TKO’d Bigfoot Silva in just under 2 minutes, shocking the MMA world. Below is a compilation of fighter Tweets from the event. Thought Mir was a southpaw.. — STORMIN NORMAN PARKE (@norman_parke) February 23, 2015 OHHHHHHHHH — Stipe Miocic (@stipemiocicufc) February...

Feb 23, 2015 7:31 am

Pros React To Michael Johnson’s Win Over Edson Barboza

Last night in the co-main event of “UFC Fight Night: Porto Alegre” Michael Johnson returned to the UFC after a 13 month layoff to defeat Edson Barboza in dominant fashion. Below is a compilation of fighter Tweets regarding the bout. Damn, I thought Johnson would win but he's making it look easy. — Kevin Lee...

Feb 23, 2015 6:19 am

REPLAY! Mir Explains Using Orthodox Stance Against Bigfoot

Frank Mir surprised many fans when he came out in an orthodox stance, instead of his usual southpaw stance. However, the change appeared to be a good one, as Mir ultimately TKO’d Bigfoot in under 2 minutes. He broke down the win after the bout, and explained why he switched to orthodox stance.